Pin/Kings

Pin/Kings

United States

A 16-episode true story about two All-American wrestlers, best friends who ultimately end up on opposite sides of the war on drugs.

Episodes

Alex and Kevin: 8/23/16  

In the final chapter, Episode 17, Alex and Kevin come together and discuss their life, the experience of telling their story and the feeling of working on the mat together, again.

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So Miami: 8/22/16  

In 2012, Alex gets out of prison, and Kevin retires from the DEA. Kevin starts coaching a high school wrestling team in Miami. And he makes a stunning decision.

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Washed and Dried: 8/19/16  

Kevin is close to making a major bust. He's infiltrated a Colombian cartel through a DEA sponsored money-laundering operation. He doesn't know it. He's cleaning Alex's cash.

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Back To Work: 8/18/16  

Alex is in the mountains of Colombia, held hostage. He's still running his U.S. smuggling operation and begins rotating between cartels, ultimately working for Pablo Escobar.

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Chasing The Chameleon: 8/17/16  

Kevin joins the DEA and gets word of a big investigation. Alex begins to get worried and flees the country through Mexico. He eventually makes it to Rio de Janeiro.

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Hard Time: 8/16/16  

Meet Jim Burke, the cop, and Paul Pelletier, the prosecutor, who combined to track down Alex using an informant and the U.S. government's War on Drugs to get the job done.

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Nowhere To Hide: 8/15/16  

Kevin leaves the Army to care of his wife. She's hooked on crack cocaine. His life crumbling, he files for divorce. One night he's home with the barrel of a gun in his mouth.

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Bimini and Beyond: 8/12/16  

Just 50 miles off the Florida coast, the Bahamas were the perfect spot for the last step in Colombian cocaine smuggling. Alex finds out the Coast Guard was aware of this, too.

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Zip Six: 8/11/16  

Alex starts stealing drugs from drug traffickers. This puts his life in danger, but also leads to the opportunity that would put him at the top of the smuggling trade.

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El Tigre: 8/10/16  

Alex loses his biggest supporter and his life begins to go off the rails. Then a friend introduces him to something new, something dangerous.

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College: 8/9/16  

Alex excels at the University of Georgia while Kevin struggles at West Point. Their hometown Miami is changing and Alex goes back and fits right in with the scene.

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The Coach: 8/8/16  

In Episode Six we meet Barry Zimbler, Palmetto High's Hall of Fame wrestling coach and the source of Alex and Kevin's All-American careers, camaraderie, and rivalry.

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Episode Five: Contraband: 8/5/16  

This episode explains why Colombia is the capital for producing cocaine, and how the profit margins led to the growth of drug cartels and the birth of the smuggling business.

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Episode Four: The Wildcard: 8/4/16  

In this episode, Alex, the natural athlete meets a new friend who introduces him to wrestling, and eventually another endeavor he becomes really good at, too.

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Episode Three: The Straight Arrow: 8/3/16  

In Episode Three we meet Kevin, the self-made wrestler whose work ethic made him a state champion but still wasn't enough to please the one person who matters most to him.

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Episode Two: From Farm To Table: 8/2/16  

Pin Kings is a 16-episode podcast that tells the story of two All-American high school wrestlers, teammates and friends who end up on opposite ends of the War on Drugs. In Episode Two: Learn why a submarine is being constructed in Bogota, nearly 300 miles off the ocean.

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Episode One: Off The Mat, Off The Grid: 8/1/16  

Pin Kings is a 16-episode podcast that tells the story of two All-American high school wrestlers, teammates and friends who end up on the opposite side of the War on Drugs. In Episode One you meet Alex and Kevin.

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Episode Zero: 7/25/16  

PinKings is a 16-episode podcast that launches Aug. 1. It's the story of two All-American high school wrestlers and friends who end up on opposite ends of the War on Drugs. This is Episode Zero: The Introduction.

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